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Already grappling with $3.5 settlement over HIPAA violations, Triple-S reports mailing breach – Healthcare Finance News

Already grappling with $3.5 settlement over HIPAA violations, Triple-S reports mailing breach
Healthcare Finance News
A little more than two months after getting hit with a $3.5 million settlement with the Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights for widespread failure to safeguard patient's protected health information, Puerto-Rico based insurance company ...

Out-of-Business File Storage Company Paid $100K for Alleged HIPAA Violations – JD Supra (press release)


JD Supra (press release)
Out-of-Business File Storage Company Paid $100K for Alleged HIPAA Violations
JD Supra (press release)
Yesterday, DHHS's Office for Civil Rights (OCR) announced a $100,000 settlement with a dissolved medical records moving and storage company in Illinois. This is another example of OCR bringing enforcement actions against a business associate under ...

Explaining The HIPAA-HITECH Intersection – Campus Safety Magazine


Campus Safety Magazine
Explaining The HIPAA-HITECH Intersection
Campus Safety Magazine
From it's inception, the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act (or the HITECH Act) was intended to further enforce many rules within the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). As such, understanding ...
HHS Fines Co. That Left HIPAA Medical Records In DumpsterLaw360

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Out-of-Business File Storage Company Paid $100K for Alleged HIPAA Violations – JD Supra (press release)


JD Supra (press release)
Out-of-Business File Storage Company Paid $100K for Alleged HIPAA Violations
JD Supra (press release)
Yesterday, DHHS's Office for Civil Rights (OCR) announced a $100,000 settlement with a dissolved medical records moving and storage company in Illinois. This is another example of OCR bringing enforcement actions against a business associate under ...